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Your Spine and that Pesky Arthritis

Spinal Arthritis Everyone knows about arthritis in the hands or feet. Okay, maybe not everyone, but most people. But arthritis in the spine might be a type of arthritis that not even most of those people have ever heard of. Though, maybe you have heard of it, but you weren't aware that the condition was [...]

2020-07-24T07:51:10+00:00September 7th, 2015|Neck Pain|Comments Off on Your Spine and that Pesky Arthritis

Going through the Healing Process after Whiplash

So, you were pulling out of a parking space this morning, you stopped at a stop light, or some other scenario. Maybe you had plans to go to the gym later that morning or to just start a load of laundry when you got home. Whatever the scenario, your plans were interrupted when you were [...]

2020-07-24T06:25:47+00:00November 17th, 2014|Neck Pain, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Going through the Healing Process after Whiplash

Is Cracking Your Neck or Back Bad for You?

Needing to Crack Your Neck or Back Is a Sign of a Weak Spine If you have ever had the urge to crack your back, have someone hug you and crack it for you, or crack your neck, you are not alone. Self-cracking one's spine or neck is something most people, or perhaps everyone, has [...]

2020-07-24T06:19:44+00:00October 27th, 2014|Back Pain, Neck Pain|Comments Off on Is Cracking Your Neck or Back Bad for You?

The NUCCA Difference – Understanding Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Your Spine and Atlas Subluxation Have you ever wondered why a NUCCA specialist's technique is gentle? Do you ever go to your next appointment wondering when, if ever, they will twist your neck or crack your spine? You're not alone. Most people who believe in good health through Chiropractic have these questions. Let's take a [...]

2020-07-24T06:11:34+00:00October 13th, 2014|Back Pain, Neck Pain, NUCCA|Comments Off on The NUCCA Difference – Understanding Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Chiropractor Renton WA Helps Muscle Knots in Neck

A young man is holding his back in pain! Muscle Knots in Neck Muscle knots are contracted and irritated fibers within the muscle that are unable to relax. These types of muscle knots in the neck can be associated with a variety of problems including: Neck, mid back and lower back pain Tension [...]

2020-07-24T05:39:31+00:00September 8th, 2014|Chronic headaches, Migraine headaches, Neck Pain|Comments Off on Chiropractor Renton WA Helps Muscle Knots in Neck

What is a Muscle Knot?

What Is a Muscle Knot? We have probably all experienced a muscle knot at one time or another. The pain can range from dull to sharp. We may ache all the time and feel increased pain when moving. The pain can be in a person’s back, neck, or shoulder. But what is a muscle knot [...]

2020-07-24T05:34:12+00:00September 1st, 2014|Back Pain, Neck Pain|Comments Off on What is a Muscle Knot?

What Causes Muscle Knots in The Neck?

Muscle Knots in the Neck You know that sharp pain you get in your neck sometimes when you turn your head too fast, or following an intense, weight training session? How about those stress headaches that end up causing the muscles in your neck to tighten up, making your shoulders feel hunched? Talk about irritating! [...]

2020-07-24T05:22:31+00:00July 28th, 2014|Back Pain, Neck Pain|Comments Off on What Causes Muscle Knots in The Neck?

Can a neck injury cause high blood pressure in Renton Washington?

University of Chicago Medical Center study links NUCCA care with reduction of blood pressure. Researchers at the Hypertension Center at the University of Chicago Medical Center are reporting stunning reductions in the blood pressure of patients afflicted with hypertension following simple and painless chiropractic care. In the study – published in the March 2, 2007 issue [...]

2020-07-24T05:17:58+00:00July 14th, 2014|Neck Pain|Comments Off on Can a neck injury cause high blood pressure in Renton Washington?

Are You a Good Candidate for NUCCA Care?

How do I know if I’m a candidate for NUCCA? Many people hear about NUCCA Care and are wondering if they can be helped by this extraordinary type of care. The first step is a consultation where your history, especially any history of head or neck trauma will be discussed.  Next, an examination will be [...]

2020-07-24T04:30:09+00:00April 21st, 2014|Neck Pain|Comments Off on Are You a Good Candidate for NUCCA Care?

Natural Alternative to Blood Pressure Medications: High Blood Pressure and Neck Problems

Hypertension and Neck Injuries According to the World Health Organization (WHO), hypertension is the most common cause of preventable death in developed countries and it is a major risk factor for cardiovascular conditions such as heart attacks and strokes which are the first and third leading cause of death in the US. Traditionally, the treatment [...]

2020-07-24T04:25:21+00:00April 7th, 2014|Neck Pain|1 Comment

What Is the Difference Between NUCCA and General Chiropractic Manipulation?

On this blog we have been discussing the importance of correcting problems in your upper neck with a specialized procedure called NUCCA. At this point you may be wondering can any chiropractor do this type of procedure? The NUCCA correction is very precise and very gentle without any of the popping, cracking, or twisting of the [...]

2020-07-24T04:10:25+00:00February 26th, 2014|Neck Pain|Comments Off on What Is the Difference Between NUCCA and General Chiropractic Manipulation?

What Does Stomach Sleeping Do to Your Neck?

Does Your Neck Hurt? Do you regularly sleep on your stomach? This is the one habit that is the most harmful to the health and function of our spine and our nervous system.  When the head is turned to the side and then the weight of the body is placed upon it...the muscles, ligaments, tendons, joints, discs, nerves, etc. [...]

2020-07-24T04:08:22+00:00February 19th, 2014|Neck Pain|Comments Off on What Does Stomach Sleeping Do to Your Neck?
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